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Donald R‌ockey‌

‌Associate Professor, Recreation and Sport Management




University of Mississippi, Ph.D. in Leisure Management

University of North Carolina, M.A. T. in Physical Education

University of Mississippi, B.S. in Health and Physical Education


Courses taught (academic year 2013):

Leisure, Recreation, and Wellness

Introduction to Recreation and Sport Management

Recreation Administration

Internship in Recreation

Program and Event Planning

Leadership in Recreation and Sport

Research and Evaluation in RSM


Current Research and Service Interests:

  • Attitudes of Local Residents toward Historic Preservation of Civil War Battlefields
  • Fantasy Sport Participation
  • Fantasy Sport Camps


Service Interests:

  • Waccamaw Sports Classic- serve on board of Senior Olympic event for Horry, Georgetown, and Williamsburg Counties
  • Coastal Carolina Adaptive Sports-  serve on board for the non-profit organization that serves the recreation and sport needs of people with mobility impairments




Contact Me

Office: Williams-Brice 152A

Phone: 843-349-4040

Email: drockey@coastal.edu

Website (if have): n/a


Contact Information:

Mailing Address:

P.O. Box 261954
Conway, SC 29528-6054


843-349- 2808 (Phone)
843-349-2875 (Fax)

Williams-Brice 111


Cheryl Smith
Administrative Assistant

Dr. Gregory Martel
Department Chair

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